The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East Midlands region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 151 156 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.49% 10.77% 10.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.77% 47.85% 52.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 72 71
Average daily rate
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£313 £275 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £364 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £30.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +10.40%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
345 326 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.97% 22.50% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 173 135
Average daily rate £325 £283 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.04% -0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 12
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

.NET
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -3 59 £295 +7.27% 35
Nottinghamshire -6 32 £360 +20.00% 40
Northamptonshire -7 28 £308 +23.00% 29
Derbyshire +10 20 £298 +19.00% 21
Lincolnshire -1 2 - - 12
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England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 302 (78.85%) C#
2 186 (48.56%) ASP.NET
3 183 (47.78%) SQL Server
4 144 (37.60%) HTML
5 143 (37.34%) JavaScript
6 141 (36.81%) MVC
7 138 (36.03%) SQL
8 124 (32.38%) CSS
9 102 (26.63%) jQuery
10 77 (20.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 77 (20.10%) WCF
11 71 (18.54%) XML
12 69 (18.02%) Microsoft
13 64 (16.71%) Web Services
13 64 (16.71%) .NET Framework
14 57 (14.88%) HTML5
15 48 (12.53%) SQL Server 2008
16 47 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
16 47 (12.27%) Visual Studio
17 44 (11.49%) WPF
18 43 (11.23%) Ajax
19 42 (10.97%) VB.NET
19 42 (10.97%) Windows
20 40 (10.44%) CSS3
21 38 (9.92%) Scrum
22 32 (8.36%) OO
23 31 (8.09%) XSLT
23 31 (8.09%) Oracle
23 31 (8.09%) TDD
24 30 (7.83%) SharePoint

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (7.83%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.66%) IIS
3 11 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (2.61%) CMS
5 6 (1.57%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.04%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.78%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.52%) DNN
8 2 (0.52%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.52%) Moodle
9 1 (0.26%) WordPress
9 1 (0.26%) Kentico
9 1 (0.26%) Lync
9 1 (0.26%) Node.js
9 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.26%) Drupal
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (4.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.83%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.78%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.78%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.04%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.78%) Magento
4 2 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.26%) Line 500
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.26%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.52%) SaaS
2 2 (0.52%) PaaS
2 2 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.09%) LDAP
1 8 (2.09%) Intranet
2 5 (1.31%) Internet
3 3 (0.78%) HTTP
3 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.52%) DNS
4 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.52%) DHCP
4 2 (0.52%) DMZ
4 2 (0.52%) Firewall
4 2 (0.52%) Wireless
4 2 (0.52%) VLAN
4 2 (0.52%) Modbus
5 1 (0.26%) LAN
5 1 (0.26%) WAN
5 1 (0.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (47.78%) SQL Server
2 48 (12.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (4.96%) Relational Database
7 18 (4.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.31%) OLAP
9 5 (1.31%) DTS
10 4 (1.04%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.78%) MySQL
11 3 (0.78%) DB2
11 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 47 (12.27%) Visual Studio
2 18 (4.70%) NUnit
3 14 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.87%) Subversion
5 9 (2.35%) MSTest
6 8 (2.09%) Moq
7 6 (1.57%) Selenium
8 3 (0.78%) CruiseControl
8 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Blend
8 3 (0.78%) JSUnit
8 3 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.52%) JIRA
9 2 (0.52%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.52%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.26%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.26%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.26%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.26%) Grunt
10 1 (0.26%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 22 (5.74%) Retail
2 21 (5.48%) Finance
3 6 (1.57%) Marketing
4 5 (1.31%) Advertising
5 4 (1.04%) Legal
6 3 (0.78%) Back Office
7 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.52%) Billing
7 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.26%) Publishing
8 1 (0.26%) Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 312 (81.46%) Developer
2 161 (42.04%) .NET Developer
3 135 (35.25%) C# Developer
4 96 (25.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 64 (16.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 57 (14.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 40 (10.44%) Web Developer
8 23 (6.01%) VB.NET Developer
9 19 (4.96%) SQL Developer
9 19 (4.96%) Analyst
9 19 (4.96%) Architect
10 18 (4.70%) Software Developer
11 13 (3.39%) Technical Architect
12 12 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
13 11 (2.87%) .NET Web Developer
14 10 (2.61%) Applications Developer
14 10 (2.61%) SharePoint Developer
14 10 (2.61%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (2.61%) WPF Developer
15 8 (2.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (48.56%) ASP.NET
2 144 (37.60%) HTML
3 124 (32.38%) CSS
4 102 (26.63%) jQuery
5 77 (20.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 77 (20.10%) WCF
6 71 (18.54%) XML
7 64 (16.71%) Web Services
7 64 (16.71%) .NET Framework
8 57 (14.88%) HTML5
9 44 (11.49%) WPF
10 43 (11.23%) Ajax
11 40 (10.44%) CSS3
12 31 (8.09%) XSLT
13 24 (6.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 24 (6.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (4.70%) WinForms
15 17 (4.44%) NHibernate
16 16 (4.18%) XHTML
16 16 (4.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.66%) N-Tier
2 9 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.09%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.09%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (0.78%) Visualisation
4 3 (0.78%) Smartcard
4 3 (0.78%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.52%) Clustering
5 2 (0.52%) Open Source
5 2 (0.52%) iPad
5 2 (0.52%) Statistics
5 2 (0.52%) RIA
6 1 (0.26%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.26%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.26%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.26%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.26%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.26%) VLE
6 1 (0.26%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 42 (10.97%) Windows
2 8 (2.09%) Windows XP
2 8 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (2.09%) Windows 7
3 6 (1.57%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (1.57%) Linux
4 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.78%) UNIX
5 3 (0.78%) Android
5 3 (0.78%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (36.81%) MVC
2 47 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (9.92%) Scrum
4 32 (8.36%) OO
5 31 (8.09%) TDD
6 24 (6.27%) Unit Testing
7 21 (5.48%) Web Development
8 20 (5.22%) OOP
9 18 (4.70%) CRM
9 18 (4.70%) SOA
9 18 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (4.70%) MVVM
10 17 (4.44%) E-Commerce
11 16 (4.18%) Web Design
11 16 (4.18%) Software Engineering
12 15 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (3.39%) Dependency Injection
13 13 (3.39%) UML
14 11 (2.87%) Kanban
15 10 (2.61%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 302 (78.85%) C#
2 143 (37.34%) JavaScript
3 138 (36.03%) SQL
4 42 (10.97%) VB.NET
5 24 (6.27%) T-SQL
6 18 (4.70%) Java
7 16 (4.18%) VB
8 12 (3.13%) XAML
9 10 (2.61%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.61%) PHP
9 10 (2.61%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.83%) C++
10 7 (1.83%) VBA
11 6 (1.57%) VB6
12 4 (1.04%) C
13 2 (0.52%) X++
14 1 (0.26%) PHP5
14 1 (0.26%) VC++
14 1 (0.26%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.26%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (4.70%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.35%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.09%) BC Cleared
3 8 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.31%) Degree
5 3 (0.78%) MCTS
6 2 (0.52%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.26%) MCSE
7 1 (0.26%) MCSA
7 1 (0.26%) ISEB
7 1 (0.26%) MCITP
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.83%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 69 (18.02%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.09%) Oracle
3 8 (2.09%) SAP
4 5 (1.31%) Telerik
4 5 (1.31%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.78%) Zend
5 3 (0.78%) JD Edwards
5 3 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.78%) Cisco
5 3 (0.78%) IBM
5 3 (0.78%) HP
6 2 (0.52%) Intel
6 2 (0.52%) Software AG
6 2 (0.52%) BMC
6 2 (0.52%) Siemens
6 2 (0.52%) Remedy
6 2 (0.52%) ION Trading
6 2 (0.52%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.26%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.26%) DevExpress
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